Veterans Affairs Toxicity Scale - tremor score

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Name:
Veterans Affairs Toxicity Scale - tremor score
Steward:
NINDS
Definition:
Tremor (finger to nose, long reach; eyes open/eyes closed-resting and with arms extended forward)
Registration Status:
Qualified

Permissible Values:

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Value List
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Value Code Name Code Code System Code Description
10 Mild (intermittent tremor, not functionally important, noticeable by patient or doctor) Mild (intermittent tremor, not functionally important, noticeable by patient or doctor)
25 Moderate (usually or often evident to patient/doctor on exam: may be embarrassing, but not significant compromise: skilled motor acts) Moderate (usually or often evident to patient/doctor on exam: may be embarrassing, but not significant compromise: skilled motor acts)
35 Moderately Severe (frequent or constant tremor, compromises to some degree: writing, fine motor movement, etc.) Moderately Severe (frequent or constant tremor, compromises to some degree: writing, fine motor movement, etc.)
50 Severe (disturbs everyday functioning (eating, writing, working) Severe (disturbs everyday functioning (eating, writing, working)

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Designation:
Veterans Affairs Toxicity Scale - tremor score
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Designation:
Tremor
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Question Text

Designations:

Definition:
Tremor (finger to nose, long reach; eyes open/eyes closed-resting and with arms extended forward)
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Document:
Cramer J et al. A method of quantification for the evaluation of antiepileptic drug therapy. Neurology. 1983; 33[Suppl] 11: 26-37. Contact: joyce.cramer@gmail.com

Identifiers:

Source:
NLM
Id:
z0syuXAzoN2
Version:
1.1
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NINDS
Id:
C13284
Version:
1
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BRICS Variable Name
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VAToxScaleTremoScore
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